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Kel Cruz | Pixel artist uses duct tape, lipstick, blood to create some masterpiece | AWESOME

What do you do when someone ridicules your talent? You take your craft to the next level and prove that that damn person wrong! Artist Kel Cruz who did exactly that when a fellow artist questioned and doubted hi skill.

Kel, who hails from Quezon City in the Philippines is now dubbed by many as a “Pixel art wizard” because of how expectionally good he is using the medium. Apparently thouth, it was a a harsh comment that drove him to really polish his artistry into perfection.

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Kel started out using ballpoint pen in his pixel arts. Although he was evidently great at it, another artist accused him of using a printer. So he set out to prove that guy wrong by exploring different mediums in his art.

His lifelike portraits are done using colored tapes and he’s really good at it.

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The “Lips of MrJ” is made by lipstick

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He also used his own fingerprints.

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His most controversial tool, however is blood which he used to create this Harley Quinn piece.

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Kel is clearly magnificent at what he does. He’s a master!


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